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The Horse and River Pub

Chopin Street, Vanderbijlpark 1911, South Africa
+27 16 932 3095
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mash” (2 reviews)
“eisbein” (4 reviews)
“value for money” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Chopin Street, Vanderbijlpark 1911, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Place is lively, to the point of rowdy, young crowd and old drunks. Expensive side, food is good. Popular under the locals

Thank Johan v
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere, great service and a great menu offer value for money food. Will surely go there again.

1  Thank Marius2015
Reviewed 8 February 2018

very easy to find, great service and very friendly, relaxing atmosphere, food are very nice. will recommend anytime

Thank etiennec450
Reviewed 7 February 2018

You have to taste their homemade pies. Excellent to say the least. Very popular and parking can be a problem. Sport events accommodated and very lively. Take your friends there and enjoy a cold one!

Thank kobusp2015
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

The food is pub food and is well prepared and is value for money but its a pub. This is not a smoke free environment amd made it a uncomfortably as nearly everybody was smoking. The pub is noisy and hot.

Thank Hellie4321
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

12 of us went out for dinner on a Thursday evening. The food was delicious and the place was busy. Service was good for a big party. Portions are big and you really get value for money

1  Thank 285carlm
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This isn't a 5 star restaurant or anything close, but it is a brilliant South African pub. The prices are good & the meals are delicious & the helpings are huge. I would recommend a platter or the eisbein. Can get quite busy so make...More

2  Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Always a vibe. Lots of good food Value for money most probably the best value for money in Vaal Triangle Relaxed admosphere Just go and enjoy

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

It's a pub, so don't expect gourmet food. That being said the food is very good value for money. It's a fun and vibey evening out, and the staff is friendly and competent.

Thank Leeloominai01
Reviewed 10 August 2017

food was good at a reasonable price. A bit noisy for me and the service not always fast enough. Sometimes very packed

1  Thank MARIANA B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chopin Street, Vanderbijlpark 1911, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Vanderbijlpark
  • Phone Number: +27 16 932 3095
Description
Unbeatable Contemporary Pub-Dining- Freshly Prepared. Live Music every Wednesday and Friday Night. Great Atmosphere. Most Authentic Pub Experience in the Vaal. 9 Ice Cold Draughts on Tap. Craft and Imported beer also available. Over 60 of the Finest Single Malts Available. Good Food, Good People.
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